New York City http://publicradiotulsa.org en Best of ST in 2013: "Odds Against Tomorrow" http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/best-st-2013-odds-against-tomorrow <p>On this edition of The Best of StudioTulsa, we revisit our conversation with the celebrated young writer Nathaniel Rich (born 1980), whose essays and short stories have appeared in Harper's, McSweeney's, and elsewhere, and whose latest novel is called "Odds Against Tomorrow." Rich speaks with us about this entertaining and thoughtful work, which takes place in a New York City of the very near future, and which tells the story of one Mitchell Zukor, a gifted young mathematician and "disaster-probability expert" who works for a financial consulting firm called FutureWorld. Fri, 03 Jan 2014 19:23:56 +0000 Rich Fisher 52209 at http://publicradiotulsa.org Best of ST in 2013: "Odds Against Tomorrow" The Acclaimed Novelist Nathaniel Rich Offers "Odds Against Tomorrow" (Encore presentation.) http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/acclaimed-novelist-nathaniel-rich-offers-odds-against-tomorrow-encore-presentation <p>(Note: This show originally aired earlier this year.) On this edition of ST, we speak with the celebrated young writer Nathaniel Rich (born 1980), whose essays and short stories have appeared in Harper's, McSweeney's, and elsewhere, and whose latest novel is called "Odds Against Tomorrow." Set in a New York City of the very near future, this novel tells the story of one Mitchell Zukor, a gifted young mathematician who works for a financial consulting firm called FutureWorld. Tue, 17 Sep 2013 20:58:09 +0000 Rich Fisher 46365 at http://publicradiotulsa.org The Acclaimed Novelist Nathaniel Rich Offers "Odds Against Tomorrow" (Encore presentation.) The Acclaimed Novelist Nathaniel Rich Offers "Odds Against Tomorrow" http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/acclaimed-novelist-nathaniel-rich-offers-odds-against-tomorrow <p>On this edition of ST, we speak with the widely celebrated young writer Nathaniel Rich (born 1980), whose essays and short stories have appeared in Harper's, McSweeney's, and elsewhere, and whose latest novel is called "Odds Against Tomorrow." Late last week, Rich did a Book Smart Tulsa reading and signing in connection with this book; while he was here in town, we spoke with him. Set in a New York City of the very near future, the novel tells the story of one Mitchell Zukor, a gifted young mathematician who works for a financial consulting firm called FutureWorld. Mon, 20 May 2013 19:32:26 +0000 Rich Fisher 39382 at http://publicradiotulsa.org The Acclaimed Novelist Nathaniel Rich Offers "Odds Against Tomorrow" "Eleven Walks with Expert Eyes" (Encore presentation.) http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/eleven-walks-expert-eyes-encore-presentation <p>(Please note: This interview originally aired in January of this year.) Our guest on ST is Alexandra Horowitz, author of the bestselling "Inside of a Dog: What Dogs See, Smell, and Know." Horowitz, who teaches psychology, animal behavior, and canine cognition at Barnard College, Columbia University, joins us by phone to talk about her fascinating new volume, which is a collection of essays on how we perceive, discover, and experience the world around us. Mon, 29 Apr 2013 16:49:36 +0000 Rich Fisher 38168 at http://publicradiotulsa.org "Eleven Walks with Expert Eyes" (Encore presentation.) "Eleven Walks with Expert Eyes" http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/eleven-walks-expert-eyes <p>Our guest on ST is Alexandra Horowitz, author of the bestselling "Inside of a Dog: What Dogs See, Smell, and Know." Horowitz, who teaches psychology, animal behavior, and canine cognition at Barnard College, Columbia University, joins us by phone to talk about her fascinating new volume, which is a collection of essays on how we perceive, discover, and experience the world around us. Tue, 22 Jan 2013 22:23:34 +0000 Rich Fisher 32898 at http://publicradiotulsa.org "Eleven Walks with Expert Eyes" "Twelve Patients: Life and Death at Bellevue Hospital" (Encore Presentation.) http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/twelve-patients-life-and-death-bellevue-hospital-encore-presentation <p>On this edition of StudioTulsa, which is a replay of an interview that originally aired in August of last year, we speak with the former medical director of the oldest (and one of the busiest) public hospitals in America, Dr. Eric Manheimer, who worked for many years at Bellevue Hospital in New York City. While internationally known for its psychiatric and criminal units, Bellevue is a full service public hospital that delivers babies, fights cancer, and is a major trauma center for the city. Wed, 16 Jan 2013 18:00:34 +0000 Rich Fisher 32599 at http://publicradiotulsa.org "Twelve Patients: Life and Death at Bellevue Hospital" (Encore Presentation.) "Twelve Patients: Life and Death at Bellevue Hospital" http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/twelve-patients-life-and-death-bellevue-hospital <p>On this edition of StudioTulsa, we speak with the former medical director of the oldest (and one of the busiest) public hospitals in America, Dr. Eric Manheimer, who worked for many years at Bellevue Hospital in New York City. While internationally known for its psychiatric and criminal units, Bellevue is a full service public hospital that delivers babies, fights cancer, and is a major trauma center for the city. Thu, 16 Aug 2012 20:25:27 +0000 Rich Fisher 24402 at http://publicradiotulsa.org "Twelve Patients: Life and Death at Bellevue Hospital"